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mining

(mi'ning) [ME]
1. The extraction of useful information from a database. Synonym: data mining
2. The extraction from the earth of materials with industrial value, such as coal, silver, or gold. Miners are exposed to various occupational disorders, including respiratory diseases (e.g., pneumoconiosis), allergies, and traumatic injuries.

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Mining (1).
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3 ore body remains an unexploited mineralized zone.
3Q18 as a higher volume of ore processed and recovery rate at San Julian (Phase ll/Disseminated ore body) as well as a higher ore grade at Cienega offset a lower volume of ore processed and ore grade at Fresnillo.
Once KGHM has a better understanding of the ore body, it will proceed with mining operations.
It is envisaged that the Z20 ore body would be mined as a satellite open pit, utilising the same methodology as is used currently in the main Rossing Uranium Mine SJ pit, and that a suitable method for transferring the ore over the Khan river by I conveyor belt, is employed.
The holes have been drilled in the down dip extension of an earlier mined ore body, called the Hi Grade Recreation Zone, which was mined to a depth of 50m from the surface in the 1920s.
Since no contact of the ore body and air has occurred, hence no leaching phenomenon has been activated.
Perth, Australia, Sep 16, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - Gold producer Focus Minerals (ASX:FML) is pleased to announce excellent high-grade gold intersections from an underground drilling program designed to target the recently discovered Perseverance North Ore Body In late 2009 a number of EM targets, including Perseverance North, were identified during a down-hole EM program carried out at the Tindals Project within the Coolgardie Gold Project.
Tamerlane has asked the county for permission to drill into the ore body to confirm what exists there.
Over $80m has been invested in the mine and related buildings, plant, roads and infrastructure, as well as on the expert consultation on ore body and planning Marampa's optimal long-term operations.
Meanwhile, the Dataigou mine has features of deep-buried depth, wide-spread ore body, steep obliquity and big scale of ore body.
APPLICATION: The appropriate ore body and pigment processing techniques can minimize equipment and chemical requirements for optimum pigment dispersion, while improving slurry and coating color performance.
This licence does not permit the recovery of uranium from the ore body. ACF understands the company has not applied for a commercial licence which costs $295,000.